The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Chief Technology Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 623 611 605
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 25 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.029% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.031% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 8
Median daily rate £763 £900 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £815 £800
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,140 £1,150 £1,150
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £1,050 £800
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Chief Technology Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

Chief Technology Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK.

Chief Technology Officer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Chief Technology Officer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 24 £763 -15.27% 9
London -5 14 £850 -3.40% 5
South East 0 9 £700 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £700 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £700 -
Berkshire -3 2 £819 - 2
North West -25 1 £775 -26.19%
Crawley - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £775 -

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Chief Technology Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 12 (28.57%) Finance
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) TOGAF
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (14.29%) Open Source
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) Retail
5 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
5 5 (11.90%) COBIT
5 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Fintech
7 3 (7.14%) Middleware
7 3 (7.14%) Java
7 3 (7.14%) .NET
7 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) EAI
7 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.14%) Law
7 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.14%) Logistics
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) Marketing
7 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Waterfall

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
1 1 (2.38%) Heroku
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Capybara
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) RSpec
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) Kafka
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Fintech
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) TOGAF
3 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) Open Source
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.14%) EAI
7 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Logistics
7 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) CITP
2 2 (4.76%) MBA
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
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